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Kern River Brewing Company

) #1 of 13 Restaurants in Kernville €€ - €€€ American, Bar, Pub
13415 Sierra Way, Kernville, CA 93238-9714
+1 760-376-2337
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“waffle fries” (18 reviews)
“burger” (51 reviews)
“fish tacos” (10 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Healthy
€€ - €€€
13415 Sierra Way, Kernville, CA 93238-9714
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Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

Oh my- Really really good beer- Great food and menu Fun atmosphere Live music Brand new menu in the second building is Really some major cuisine -- good goin guys!!!

Thank Daniel W
Reviewed 18 May 2016

The "backyard pub" has REALLY GREAT food. Not just bar food. We ordered the brisket on roasted squash. Wow. And the beer ROCKS!!!! If you are lucky enough to be there when they have their Citra on tap make sure you drink up. Love the...More

Thank poopsielovebug
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Six of us went for lunch. We found the food and service quite good. The menu was every day food with some twists to it which was fun. The only problem was a couple of groups who were so loud, we couldn't hear ourselves. But...More

Thank 270Pat_C
Reviewed 17 May 2016

A local favorite, this restaurant is always busy. The food is good (not necessarily great), but, to me, a bit on the pricey side for basic sandwich fare. Yet, I'll continue to go back. In the back of the restaurant is a huge copper brewing...More

Thank Bill D
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

This is a fun brewery/restaurant right in Kernville. Good food and a nice selection of regular and seasonal beers brewed on site. A mix of tourists and locals along with good service and live entertainment made for a fun evening. This is a must for...More

Thank Ray H
Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

We just had chili, a burger, and beer and salad but servers were nice, atmosphere very relaxed. Neat photos and things to look at too. Beer was very good and they offered tasters at no charge.

Thank SCVerMF
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Rebecca and eric run a tight ship and their beers have won all sorts of awards..my husband is the beer drinker and loves their beer especially their stout....the atmosphere is fun often on Fridays and saturdys music from local bands and friendly and festive atmosphere...

Thank helene m
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Excellent selection of local type beers,bar food very good although eating fishing and chips out of a metal bowl with a paper lining was a bit challenging as it kept moving ,maybe a plate would be better

Thank hantshawk
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

Staying at the Kern River Lodge, the brewery is right next door, so it would've been rude to ignore! Their IPAs are great and the food served to accompany them is well- priced and very good.

Thank AnnClarissa
Reviewed 19 April 2016

We had a good time at this brewery and it actually surprised us with good food, including options for Vegans and Vegetarians in our group. Beer was delicious and the staff super friendly, attentive and fast. If you love beer and good food, this is...More

Thank Brisa C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
American, Bar, Pub, Healthy
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13415 Sierra Way, Kernville, CA 93238-9714
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Kernville
  • Phone Number: +1 760-376-2337
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